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Wed Jun 16 2004

Jobs: Russian & Historical Ling: Post Doc, U/Surrey

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  1. g.corbett, Russian & Historical Linguistics: Post Doc, University of Surrey, UK

Message 1: Russian & Historical Linguistics: Post Doc, University of Surrey, UK

Date: Wed, 16 Jun 2004 18:30:11 -0400 (EDT)
From: g.corbett <>
Subject: Russian & Historical Linguistics: Post Doc, University of Surrey, UK

University or Organization: University of Surrey
Department: The Surrey Morphology Group
Rank of Job: Post Doc
Specialty Areas: Historical Linguistics, Morphology, Syntax
Required Language(s): Russian (Code = RUS)


[Postdoctoral fellowship in Historical Linguistics/Russian]

University of Surrey, School of Arts

The Surrey Morphology Group invites applications for a three-year
post: a Postdoctoral Fellowship (4386)

Research Fellowship in SMG (Ref: 4386)
Salary: up to �21,852 per annum (RA1A.4)

Applications are invited for a research post in the Surrey Morphology
Group, for three years, available from 1 September 2004. This post is
for the AHRB-funded Project 'Short term morphosyntactic change'
awarded to Professor Greville Corbett, Dr Matthew Baerman and Dr
Dunstan Brown. The project will investigate the remarkable change in
the use of morphosyntactic categories in Russian over the last two
hundred years.

Candidates should have an excellent knowledge of Russian, and
wide-ranging interests within linguistics. A good post-graduate degree
is highly desirable, and expertise in one or more of the following
would be advantageous: historical linguistics, morphological theory,
syntactic theory, computational linguistics. The ability to work
collaboratively and to meet deadlines is essential.

The job will involve working with primary and secondary linguistic
data, maintaining a database and contributing to joint papers.

Additional posts are being advertised in the SMG. Suitably qualified
applicants may apply for more than one, by separate applications.

Details of the Surrey Morphology Group:

Informal enquiries may be made to Prof. Greville Corbett
( or to Dr Dunstan Brown

For an application pack and details of how to apply, please contact
Miss E Hibbs, School of Arts, University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey,
GU2 7XH. Tel: 01483 686218 (24 hours). Email or download application documents from 'Employment Opportunities'. Please quote Reference
4386 and supply your postal address. Closing date is 6 July
2004. Interviews are planned for the w/b 26 July 2004.

The University is committed to an Equal Opportunities Policy

Address for Applications:

	Attn: Miss E Hibbs
	School of Arts
	University of Surrey
	Guildford, Surrey GU2 7XH
	United Kingdom 	

	Applications are due by 06-Jul-2004

Contact Information:
	Prof. Greville Corbett

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